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Technical Expertise

CIT has a number of areas of expertise that are directly relevant to industries in the region. These centres are national resource centres and provide independent expertise, advice and assistance to different sectors of industry and to local and national agencies. Each of these centres offers training, consultancy and contract research and development services to industry.

The TEC Centre-Technologies for Embedded Computing


The Centre’s main objective is to create a one-stop-facility for Industry R&D support in the region in the areas of:

  • Wireless systems
  • Wireless sensor networks
  • Miniaturised hardware systems
  • Software development
  • Websites and user interfaces

For Further Information:
Or contact Sinead Rodgers:
Phone: + 353 21 433 5569

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MEDIC- Medical Technologies


The Medical Engineering Design and Innovation Centre (MEDIC) is an industry-led applied research centre that specialises in Medical Technologies from proof of concept through to commercialisation.

The centre draws expertise from a number of areas within the Institute including the Departments of Mechanical, Biomedical, Manufacturing and Electronics Engineering , as well as Applied Physics and Instrumentation.

For further Information on MEDIC: or contact
Daithi Fallon
Phone +353 21 4326751

For more information please CLICK HERE


CAPPA-Centre for Advanced Photonics & Process Analysis


CAPPA is an industry-led applied research group working in the fields of optics and photonics. Given the regional industrial profile and it's needs, the target sectors for CAPPA include medical devices, pharmaceuticals, electronics and photonics.

For further information on CAPPA:
Phone: +353 21 4335338

For more information please CLICK HERE